Environment: City Solutions

rooftop parks, underground parks, creating forests 10x faster and in cities and so much more that we can do
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Millennium Park Chicago

Millennium Park Chicago-Ice Skating, Caroling, Cloud Gate, Crown Fountain, Bridge Linking to Art Institute

Full Park, plan, ca. May 1, 2001 milenium chicago

Image 3 of 13 from gallery of 12 Projects that Explain Landscape Urbanism and How It's Changing the Face of Cities. Courtesy of Krueck + Sexton Architects

Shubhendu Sharma | Speaker | TED.com

How to grow a tiny forest anywhere: Shubhendu Sharma - The Permaculture Research Institute

urban habitat awards 2015

See the Winning Design of the Urban Habitat Award

The Singapore hotel appears as if two columns of forest grow between its three buildings. In reality, it’s just one single structure with the massive gardens built into the framework.

Riverbank State Park NYcity built ontop of sewage processing plant

Riverbank State Park NYcity built ontop of sewage processing plant

"Park Above, Park Below":  Rooftop Parks Reach New Heights SANFRANCISCO ST MARYS PARK

“Park Above, Park Below”: Rooftop Parks Reach New Heights

Alessandra Orofino | Speaker | TED.com

Global problems are city problems. If we work to fix them at the city level we can enact global changes. We need a participation revolution at the city level. Alessandra Orofino shows that it can be done, and argues that it has to be.

Urban Habitat Awards 2015

See the Winning Design of the Urban Habitat Award

The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat has named the winner of its Urban Habitat Awards

city parks blog

Designing Tattnall Square Park’s Rain Gardens

not related exactly to my topic but indirectly related as there are planting trees and many ofher environmental aids  -MGNREGA works have paid off in multiple ways. Photo: PTI

not related exactly to my topic but indirectly related as there are planting trees and many ofher environmental aids -MGNREGA works have paid off in multiple ways.

Millennium Park Pritzker Pavillion

Millennium Park: A Revolutionary Rooftop Garden: Gardening

SOLUTIONS - let's see the governments of the world transform their defense budgets and instead of buying and producing weapons care and feeds its populace - jobs, food, sustainability #environment #hydroponics #solar #floatingfarm Giant Solar Floating Farm Could Produce 8,000 Tons of Vegetables Annually

24 Feb Solar-powered floating farm could produce 20 tons of vegetables daily

would love to see this in my city Cluj - environment concious people volunteer in their building to put up info in the common area about city recycling special collections etc. and  organize some recycle and reuse programs in the buildings they live in - great ideas include seasonal clothing drive, book exchanges...who knows maybe a community compost bin if space allows and little garden section or promoting balcony gardening???

would love to see this in my city Cluj - environment concious people volunteer in their building to put up info in the common area about city recycling special collections etc. and organize some recycle and reuse programs in the buildings they live in - great ideas include seasonal clothing drive, book exchanges...who knows maybe a community compost bin if space allows and little garden section or promoting balcony gardening???

Green Bin - program of 460k residents program of compost collection from residents - doesn't go into a landfill and accounts for approx 50% of a residents waste - the compost is then available for the city residents for their gardens

Green Bin - program of residents program of compost collection from residents - doesn't go into a landfill and accounts for approx of a residents waste - the compost is then available for the city residents for their gardens

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